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Table 3 Incidence of intraoperative and postoperative complications and actions taken (N = 67)

From: Ultrasound-guided totally implantable venous access ports via the right innominate vein: a new approach for patients with breast cancer

ComplicationsNo. (%)Actions taken
Artery perforated1 (1.5)Self-limited
Catheter-related infection1 (1.5)Antibiotics and port removal
Fibrin formation2 (3.0)Thrombolysis and port removal
Total4 (6.0)